crankygeeks 201 episode
This is episode 202 of crankygeeks. Here is the episode page description:
Run time 31:28Producer pcmagAudio/Visual sound, colorLanguage English
Is Google a Monopoly?, Expensive Sex Robot, USB 3.0 in Laptops, Qualcomm Eyes Smartbooks, and more...
What's new in Episode 201
Sebastian Rupley, Editor, GigaOm.com
David Spark, Host, The Spark Minute
Cade Metz, U.S. Editor, The Register
Is Google a Monopoly?
Internet search engine Google Inc is becoming a "giant monopoly" like Microsoft and could face legal action if it does not become more transparent, Germany's justice minister said. France's president also wants to tax Google to compensate artists who lose out to digital piracy.
Sex Robot Debuts At Porn Show
Meet Roxxxy, the world's first sex robot, unveiled at CES 2010.
USB 3.0 Debuts in Laptops
New HP and Asus laptops are equipped with USB 3.0. Demonstrations at CES showed it to be far faster than 2.0. Has USB 3.0 arrived?
What Was Seen at CES?
John recaps CES 2010 with this week's guests.
Qualcomm Chips Powering Smartbooks
Lenovo and Hewlett-Packard announced that they are each developing Qualcomm-powered so-called smartbook PCs for release in 2010. They'll run the Android OS. Do these have a future?
John C. Dvorak